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Burundi English Book Project (Zenon Ndaruvukanye) - Burundi

Project Goal: $18,000

Current Progress: $4,739 (26.00%)

Project Start: 01/01/2013

Project End: 02/01/2015

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Burundi, a country in the shape of a heart, has been bleeding since its independence in 1962.  It wasn’t until 2005 that it started its democratic healing process with a very young generation of leaders.  This generation is facing tremendous challenges, especially in the area of providing quality education.   Knowledge Is Power.

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Make no mistake, there are hundreds and thousands of people [in Africa], young and old, who aspire to an education so that they can become their own agents of change and lead themselves out of the trap of poverty that has kept them down for much too long.

- His Excellency Welile Nhlapo, South African Ambassador to the U.S.
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